Box Turtle Bulletin

Box Turtle BulletinNews, analysis and fact-checking of anti-gay rhetoric
“Now you must raise your children up in a world where that union of man and box turtle is on the same legal footing as man and wife…”
This article can be found at:
Latest Posts

Ugandan Anti-Gay Rally Announced for February 17

Jim Burroway

January 15th, 2010

Last December, we reported that Ugandan Pentecostal pastor Martin Ssempa had announced a nationwide anti-gay rally for January 19. A few days later, two more religious leaders joined that call for a rally to support for the draconian Anti-Homosexuality Bill. Now Reuters is reporting that Ssempa, who has close ties to several American evangelical groups as well as Uganda’s president Yoweri Museveni, has announced a”million-man” march for February 17. It’s unclear whether this is a re-scheduling of the January 19 rally or an additional one.

Click here to see BTB\’s complete coverage of the past year\’s anti-gay developments in Uganda.



January 15th, 2010 | LINK

Its a bluff, 1 Million people will not show up,,its a pity instead of demonstrations against corruption, dictatorship, the pastor is calling for a demonstration against issues most ugandans do not care about in there daily lives

Lynn David
January 15th, 2010 | LINK

25,000 would be gay.

Leave A Comment

All comments reflect the opinions of commenters only. They are not necessarily those of anyone associated with Box Turtle Bulletin. Comments are subject to our Comments Policy.

(Required, never shared)

PLEASE NOTE: All comments are subject to our Comments Policy.